Her Source | Lil Kim Reveals Baby Gender


Lil Kim has officially announced the gender of her baby with Mr. Papers. The Queen Bee recently posted a photo of her baby shower invite on Instagram and without a doubt, she’s having a girl. The baby girl is Kim’s first child with Papers. The two have been dating since 2012. The Brooklyn femcee says pregnancy will not slow her down. Advertisement “I’m […]

Verse Simmonds Hosts ‘Soft Listening Party’ For Sincerely XO in Atlanta


Girl groups come a dime a dozen and Atlanta has pretty much saturated the music scene but one trio of bold and fearless young women is willing to take the industry by storm.  With the help of ATL based hit man Verse Simmonds, Sincerely XO, is ready to give the world what they’ve been missing. An […]

Hip-Hop Hall of Fame Awards to Return to NYC, Co-hosted By MC Roxanne Shanté


The Hip-Hop Hall of Fame Awards is making its way back to the small screen. According to Billboard, the award show’s induction ceremony and concert show will be returning to New York City for a taping in midtown Manhattan on May 19. The site reports that popular MC Roxanne Shanté will co-host the festivities. This […]

Pharrell, Drake, Lady Gaga To Appear At iHeartRadio Music Awards

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The first iHeartRadio Music Awards is right around the corner and the show is slated to bring out some big names. Monday (April 21), Clear Channel announced that Pharrell, Drake and Blake Shelton will be hitting the stage. Kendrick Lamar, Shakira, Ed Sheeran and Arcade Fire will also perform at the awards show scheduled for […]

August Alsina Decodes “Make It Home” Feat. Jeezy

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To celebrate the release of his debut album Testimony, Jay Z’s Life+Times just released a new episode of DECODED featuring August Alsina. On this episode, August breaks down the lyrics of his track “Make It Home” featuring Jeezy. “The lyrics are so dear to me simply because it’s pretty much the life I live every […]

A3C Launches ‘The Circuit Tour’

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A3C is celebrating its 10th year anniversary this year and the hip-hop festival is gearing up to kick things off in a major way. A3C may be based in Atlanta but the festival is going nationwide this time around. The festival has launched its first tour, The Circuit, which will serve as a showcase and […]

YG’s My Krazy Life Tour stops in Atlanta, Jeezy performs ‘My Nigga’

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YG brought his My Krazy Life tour to Atlanta last night (April 13) and he brought out a special guest. CTE head honcho Jeezy joined his West Coast signee on stage for a performance of the hit “My Nigga.” The show opened up with performances by Rolls Royce Rizzy and Johnny Cinco. ATL native Trinidad […]

Ice Cube Says He Was Robbed By MTV Movie Awards

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Back in the day, Ice Cube was known for his gangsta raps but now days he’s looking to get credit other places and MTV wouldn’t let him be great. Cube recently vented about his frustrations over the recent MTV Movie Awards telling USA Today, “We was robbed. Shame on you MTV.” Fans took to social […]

Review: Top 5 Quotable Lyrics of the Week (April 7-11)


What an exciting week in music! Seems like just about everyone released music this week from Rick Ross to Elle Varner to Kanye West. Let’s review some of this week’s most quotable bars. 5. I Won – Future ft. Kanye West Future and Kanye West team up to admire and show appreciation for the women […]

Bill Russell Defends Gay Athletes, Says Ability Is The Only Thing That Matters

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Bill Russell recently participated in a panel discussion at this year’s Civil Rights Summit. While speaking on a panel about sports and race, Russell reflected on the struggles black athletes faced in the 1960s and compared it to the current fight for equality and acceptance being faced by gay athletes. “It seems to me, a […]

Her Source | Zoe Saldana To Star In Remake Of ‘Rosemary’s Baby’

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Zoe Saldana is taking on the iconic lead role of a classic horror film. Saldana will star in Rosemary’s Baby, a film centered on a woman who may be pregnant with the devil’s child. According to The Grio, NBC is turning the creepy tale into a four-part film event. The remake takes place in Paris […]

Woman Accused of Throwing Shoe At Hilary Clinton Released


A Phoenix woman accused of throwing a show at Hilary Rodham Clinton has been released from police custody. According to the Associated Press, Alison Michelle Ernst was given a misdemeanor disorderly conduct summons. She was released after being booked at the Clark County jail. A Las Vegas police report says, “Ms. Ernst appeared to be […]

IHOP Server Gets Fired Over $200 Tip


A Virginia IHOP worker was ecstatic when a customer left her a large tip but that all came to a screeching halt when she was fired. Chanetrice Carter, a a server at the Glen Allen, Virginia IHOP, says she was called into a closed-door meeting with her manager a week after she received a $200 […]

Walmart To Cut Its CD Stock In Half


In recent years, Walmart made quite a name for itself becoming the largest retailer of CDs in the United States but a suspected shift in consumer behavior has caused the retail chain to make some changes. Billboard reports that Walmart plans to reduce the size of space devoted to CD sales by 40 percent. The […]

Trend Of Declining Download Sales Continues, Down 13.3 Percent In 2014


The first quarter Nielsen SoundScan numbers are in and just as suspected, last year’s declining digital download trend has continued well into 2014. With online streaming becoming such a huge trend, music lovers are downloading less. Reports say that digital sales have gone down another 13.3 percent. More specifically, digital track sales are down 12.5 […]

IamSu! Announces ‘Sincerely Yours’ Release Date And Album Cover

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Shortly after Sage the Gemini dropped his highly anticipated debut, fellow Bay Area rapper and frequent collaborator IamSu! has officially announced the release date and album cover for his upcoming release Sincerely Yours. “I wanted to call the album that because it’s 100 percent me.  It’s my story. It’s like different entries in a letter […]

Review: Top 5 Quotable Lyrics of the Week (March 31-April 4)

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Drizzy dropped two tracks this week as did Master P. Jose Guapo teamed up with PeeWee Longway for a trap favorite. And speaking of trap favorites, Migos released a new song with Rich The Kid. And with all those releases, plus a slew of others, it was still an underwhelming week in music releases. Nonetheless, […]

ATM Glitch Causes Machine To Shell Out $37,000 To Man Withdrawing Cash

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Imagine going to the ATM to withdraw for $140 and getting $37,000 in return. It may sound crazy but it actually happened to a man in Maine. South Portland police were called to a TD Bank branch Thursday morning by a woman who reported that a man was spending an unusual amount of time at […]